Boating is one of the most beloved hobbies throughout the United States during the summer months, but it is also one of the most dangerous. Injuries can occur on a boat at any moment, during any event. Whether it’s tubing, fishing, or your basic everyday ride, anything can happen during those times. If something does happen, hiring representation with knowledge, aggressiveness and boating accident history in North Carolina can help you seek compensation based on someone else’s negligence.
Excessive speeding, improper lookout, operator inattention, and general carelessness cause most boating accidents. Alcohol consumption also plays a role in 17 percent of boating accidents.
If you were injured in a boating accident in Durham, Raleigh or in other areas throughout North Carolina, contact the Wickward Law Offices to speak with a personal injury attorney. When boating accidents occur, often times the end results in serious injuries or death.
Contact our law office at (919) 313-4537 before it’s too late.